Gary Lange, 56, of Huntingburg passed away Sunday, February 10th at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper.
Gary was born June 13, 1962 in Huntingburg to Arnold and Martha (Welp) Lange. He married Diane Durlauf on July 14, 1990 in St. Ferdinand Catholic Church.
Gary was a mathematics teacher at Southridge High School. He was a member of Christ the King Parish, St. Henry Church. Gary was an extremely devoted husband and father. He was an honest, hard-working man. He enjoyed spending time with family, gardening, landscaping, woodworking, collecting antiques, and Southridge sports. Gary was a former girls and boys basketball coach.
Gary is survived by his wife, Diane of Huntingburg; one son, Evan Lange of Huntingburg; two daughters, Brooke and Kendyl Lange both of Huntingburg; his mother, Martha Lange of Huntingburg; three brothers, Darryl (Lora) Lange of Mariah Hill, Jason (Belinda) Lange and Alan Lange all of Huntingburg; six sisters, Debbie (Jim) Moore of Whitfield, Marcia (Charlie) Graves of Bristow, Jean Rahman of Ferdinand, Carla (Jerry) Hoffman of Portersville, Elaine (Bernie) Main and Annette (Brad) Buse all of Huntingburg; Gary was preceded in death by his father, Arnold; a brother in infancy, Gary Allen Lange; two brothers-in-law, Gary Rahman and Jim Durlauf.
An informal celebration of life will take place Friday, February 15th at the Ferdinand Community Center from 6-10:00 PM. Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 16th at 10:00 AM in St. Henry Catholic Church. Gary was a dedicated math teacher at Southridge high School. To respect his wishes, in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made payable to the Southwest Dubois County School Corporation in memory of Gary Lange. Please thank a teacher in honor of Gary and tell them how much you appreciate them. Online condolences may be shared at www.becherfuneralhome.com